Temporary metal sheets cover glass panels at HKU station. Photo: Edmond So

About 50 MTR station entrances to become fortresses to defend against further vandalism by Hong Kong protesters

  • Concern group and staff union pour cold water on protective measures, calling for political solutions and end to ‘de facto curfew’ instead
  • Embattled rail operator is being targeted by radicals accusing it of colluding with police and bowing to Beijing
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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Temporary metal sheets cover glass panels at HKU station. Photo: Edmond So
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Carrie Lam, pictured with Vice-Premier Han Zheng last year, is due in Beijing on Wednesday for her first official meeting with Han since the Hong Kong protests took hold in the summer. Photo: Xinhua

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam to meet Vice-Premier Han Zheng in Beijing for first official sit-down since protests erupted

  • Sources say she will be briefed on key policies on protest crisis, as well as enactment of national security law
  • This marks change of plans for chief executive’s mainland visit, with Lam to fly to the capital to meet state leader in charge of Hong Kong affairs
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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Carrie Lam, pictured with Vice-Premier Han Zheng last year, is due in Beijing on Wednesday for her first official meeting with Han since the Hong Kong protests took hold in the summer. Photo: Xinhua
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